The Mode-Coupling Theory of supercooled liquids: Does it wear any clothes?

Posted in Journal Articles on June 22, 2010 at 9:42 pm by JCCMP

1. Glass transition of hard spheres in high dimensions
Authors: Bernhard Schmid, Rolf Schilling
arXiv:1003.4559; Phys. Rev. E 81, 041502 (2010)

2. Mode-Coupling Theory as a Mean-Field Description of the Glass Transition
Authors: Atsushi Ikeda, Kunimasa Miyazaki
arXiv:1003.5472

3. A critical test of the mode-coupling theory of the glass transition
Authors: Ludovic Berthier, Gilles Tarjus
arXiv:1005.0914

Recommended with a commentary by Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, CFM, Paris | View Commentary (pdf) |

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3 Responses to “The Mode-Coupling Theory of supercooled liquids: Does it wear any clothes?”

  1. MILLEV Says:

    Paper #1, ” Glass transition of hard spheres in high dimensions” by Schmid & Schillig, has been published in Physical Review E:

    Phys. Rev. E 81, 041502 (2010).

    Best,
    Yonko Millev

  2. MILLEV Says:

    Paper #2 by Ikeda & Miyazaki has been accepted in PRL:

    Mode-coupling theory as a mean-field description of the glass transition
    Atsushi Ikeda and Kunimasa Miyazaki
    Accepted Tuesday Jun 01, 2010

    http://prl.aps.org/accepted

    It will appear in early July 2009.

    Best,

    Yonko Millev

  3. MILLEV Says:

    Re: your # 2 paper ->
    The Letter by Ikeda & Miyazaki has just been published on 25 June 2010:

    Mode-Coupling Theory as a Mean-Field Description of the Glass Transition
    Atsushi Ikeda and Kunimasa Miyazaki
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 255704 (2010)

    Best,
    Yonko Millev

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